My account

Trade Starbucks Corp

1m
5m
15m
30m
1H
4H
1D
1W
Show more details
  • Full Name Starbucks Corp
  • Currency USD
  • Spread Type Floating
  • Margin 5%
  • Min traded quantity 1
  • Stock exchangeUnited States of America
  • Long position overnight fee -0.0169%
  • Short position overnight fee -0.0053%
  • Overnight fee time 21:00 (UTC)
  • Derivative Type Contract for Difference
  • Trading hours (UTC)
    Mon - Fri: 13:30 - 20:00

Starbucks Corp (SBUX)

Profile

The Starbucks Corporation (SBUX) is a famous American roaster and retailer of specialty coffee. The Company attracts millions of customers daily, selling them coffee, tea and beverages through its global chain of stores.

Where did Starbucks begin?

The company’s story goes back to 1971. Starting with a single store in Seattle, Washington, Starbucks roasted and retailed coffee, tea and spices.

Starbucks was founded by Jerry Baldwin, Zev Siegl and Gordon Bowker, who named their company after one of the characters in the novel ‘Moby-Dick’ by Herman Melville.

Current Starbucks’ executive chairman Howard Schultz joined the company in 1982. In that same year, Starbucks started supplying coffee to fine restaurants and espresso bars. The coffeehouse concept was tested in 1984.

What does Starbucks offer?

Starbucks provides a range of products via its global chain of stores and coffeehouses.

Coffee: Over 30 blends and premium coffees, including whole bean and ground coffee, Starbucks VIA® Instant coffees, Verismo® pods, and Starbucks K-Cup® pods, and Starbucks Reserve® Coffee.

Tea: Handcrafted and loose-leaf teas.

Ready-to-Drink (RTD): Starbucks Iced Coffee, Starbucks® bottled Frappuccino® coffee drinks, Starbucks Doubleshot® espresso drinks, Evolution FreshTM bottled juices, Tazo® teas, etc.

Fresh Food: Bakery, sandwiches, paninis, protein boxes and bowls, salads, oatmeal, yogurt, fruit cups, snacks, etc.

Merchandise: Equipment, Verismo® dual-pressure technology, packaged goods, accessories, mugs, books and gifts.

What brands does Starbucks operate?

The Starbucks’ brand portfolio includes:

  • Starbucks Coffee

  • Seattle’s Best Coffee

  • Torrefazione Italia Coffee

  • Tazo

  • Ethos Water

  • Evolution Fresh

  • Teavana

  • La Boulange

How many stores does Starbucks have globally?

Starbucks operates more than 25,500 retail stores in the Americas (including the US, Canada and Latin America); Europe, the Middle East and Africa; China and Asia Pacific. Overall, the company has a presence in 75 countries on 6 continents.

Who do Starbucks coffee beans come from?

Starbucks sources coffee beans from farmers in three coffee-growing regions: Latin America, Asia Pacific and Africa. Guatemala, Rwanda and Timor are probably the largest coffee beans suppliers for the company. Starbucks claims that 99% of their coffee is ethically sourced. Collaborating with Conservation International (CI), a non-profit environmental protection organisation, Starbucks has introduced Coffee and Farmer Equity (C.A.F.E.) practices to support 300,000 coffee farmers and their communities in 25 countries. 

Where is the company headquartered?

Starbucks’ chief office is based in Seattle, Washington, USA.

Where is Starbucks traded?

Since 26 June 1992, Starbucks’ common stock has been listed on NASDAQ under the ticker SBU. The company is included in the NASDAQ-100, S&P 100 and S&P 500 stock market indices. The Starbucks (SBUX) share price is available at Capital.com.

Learn more

Start trading today

You might be interested in

Advantages of trading CFDs

CFDs allow you to benefit from all the price fluctuations of a product without ever having to own the product itself. Never worry about liquidity issues, or whether an exchange is down, by trading CFDs.

Smart Feed

Our revolutionary AI technology helps you be a better trader by highlighting if you’re trading with a bias.

Trade with ease

Our state of the art app is designed with you in mind providing great execution as standard. Personalise it so you can do everything you want instantly.

Tailored education

Investmate brings you personalised, up to date educational material on the go, to help you avoid biases, and become a better trader.

Negative balance protection

We focus on providing you with peace of mind. Negative balance protection ensures your losses will never exceed what’s in your account.

Commision-free deposits and withdrawals

We cover all the charges so you can keep more of your money to trade the markets

24/7 support

We’re here 24 hours a day for you. Anything that you need, we are here to solve